Free Press Journal
  • Peaceful mind: Assuaging a distraught mind

     The fragmented minds are strafed by negative thought processes which are counter-productive to the material and spiritual progress of an individual, writes Ravi Valluri.

  • Weekly Prediction 15 to 21 May 2016

    Aries:-There may be past misunderstanding with your life partner and they will continue in the start of this week but Venus changing its position in your 2nd house will bring some romantic moments which can help you to clear it. Don’t think of any major expansion in business in this week and not even investing or financing any firm or company. This week will be tricky for you as many opportunities will

  • IPL 2016: Gujarat elect to field against Bangalore

    Bengaluru: Gujarat Lions (GL) captain Brendon McCullum won the toss against Royal Challenger Bangalore (RCB) and elected to field in the 44th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Saturday.

  • Lufthansa plane blocks Mumbai airport runway, flights hit

    Mumbai: The main runway at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport here was closed for operations after a Lufthansa flight suffered four tyre bursts late Friday, officials said here on Saturday.

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    Sunanda case: Swamy writes to Home Minister for setting up SIT

    New Delhi: BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has sought Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s intervention in setting up a court-monitored SIT to take forward the probe into mysterious death of Sunanda Pushkar, wife of Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. In a letter to Singh, Swamy was severely critical of Delhi Police alleging that it was dragging its feet even on elementary steps necessary in criminal investigation when it has been established that poison was found in her

  • Parrikar sets $2 bn target for defence exports in two years

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday said he has set a target of raising defence exports to $2 billion in the next two years and the offsets clause will help in this. Speaking at the Aerospace & Defence Summit organised by Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India, the minister said the target is not very difficult to achieve.

  • In pics: Preity Zinta-Gene Goodenough Wedding Reception

    Bollywood actress Preity Zinta- Gene Goodenough grand wedding reception turned out to be a star-studded affair including Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Lulia Vantur, Shahid Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, Farah Khan, Karan Johar and many more.

  • India’s forex down by $1.13 bn

    Chennai: India’s foreign exchange reserves went down by $1.13 billion to $361.99 billion as on May 6, 2016, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said. According to RBI’s forex data, the reserves stood at $361.99 billion as on May 6, 2016 against $363.12 billion as on April 29, 2016.

  • Three arrested for betting in IPL matches

    Kanpur: Three persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in betting on IPL matches here, police said today. Ramu Yadav, Veer Singh and Govind were arrested yesterday here by Barra police.

  • Modi has taken up fishermen issue with Sri Lanka President: Javedekar

    Madurai: Union Minister Prakash Javedekar today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed for a permanent solution to the issue of Indian fishermen during his talks with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena. Speaking to reporters here, he said during the talks between the two leaders at New Delhi yesterday, “Modi has stressed for a permanent solution to the issue of Indian fishermen.”

  • FIFA welcomes Kosovo, Gibraltar as newest members

    Mexico City: Football’s world governing body FIFA has voted here to admit Kosovo and Gibraltar and make them eligible for the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Delegates to the 66th FIFA Congress on Friday voted 141-23 to admit Kosovo as the organization’s 210th member, while Gibraltar became the 211th member by a vote of 172-12, reports Efe.

  • Salman Khan attends party with Iulia Vantur in tow

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan stepped out with Romanian TV presenter and rumoured girlfriend Iulia Vantur at Preity Zinta and Gene Goodenough’s wedding reception here.

  • Prince to get summer memorial service in August

    Los Angeles: Prince will be remembered during a memorial service in August, his sister Tyka Nelson has revealed. The “Purple Rain” hitmaker, who tragically died last month at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota, will be remembered by his family, friends and fans at the service, reported USA Today. “Hi Y’all, U know I only come on here when I have sumthin’ ta say…So Let me make myself VERY CLEAR! I nor my brother’s

  • Kriti Sanon injures herself on the sets of ‘Raabta’ in Budapest

    Ever since its inception, the romantic film Raabta starring Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon has generated enough curiousity amongst the audience. The actors along with the crew are currently shooting in Budapest. However, recently the actress became a victim of a mishap on the sets of the film.